BIOEN3: Water Resources: Issues & Opportunities in Bioenergy Generation
Part of the Bioenergy & Sustainability Series
This module addresses anticipated impacts on water quality and quantity from bioenergy crop production and processing. Topics addressed include concerns with landscape conversion (from CRP or fallow land to intensive crop production), downstream impairment of water bodies, best management practices for bioenergy crop production, and water conservation in ethanol processing.
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- Acronyms used in Unit 3
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